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The Planet, Winter 1997



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Publication Date

Winter 1997


Western Washington University. Associated Students; Huxley College of the Environment; Huxley College of Environmental Studies

Editor in Chief

Julie Irvin

Photography Editor

Ryan Hooser and Taylor Talmage


John Miles


Western Washington University

Associate Editors, Production Assistants, and Writers

Staff: Essi Aarnio, Kristen Clapper, Marta Conklé, Michael DuBois, Arlene Frazier, Christen McLean, Adam Simon, Brian Sokol, Paul Swanson, Anita White

Table of Contents

There Goes the Neighborhood

By Michael DuBois

Wild Places Serve the Spirit

By Arlene Frazier

Baywatch: Community Cleanup

By Anita White

Amerikka Muukalaisen Silmia

By Essi Aarnio

Losing the Heartland

By Kristen Clapper

Life on the Farm

By Kristen Clapper

Benchmarking for Bellingham's Future

By Adam Simon

Reconnecting with Community

By Marta Conklé

Losing Track

By Christen McLean

An Island in the Concrete Jungle

By Paul Swanson


Publication at Western Washington University

Publisher (Digital Object)

Resources made available by The Planet and Special Collections, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University.

Subject-Topical (LCSH)

Human ecology – Washington (State)—Periodicals; Ecology—Washington (State) – Periodicals; Western Washington University--Students--Periodicals and Huxley College of the Environment -- Students --Periodicals.

Subject-Names (LCNAF)

Western Washington University; Huxley College of the Environment.

Geographic Coverage

Washington (State)


Environmental Sciences | Higher Education | Journalism Studies


Huxley College of the Environment, Western Washington University, Student publication, Ecology, Environmental Studies


Bellingham, WA


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The Planet, 1997, Winter


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